de Havilland Philharmonic - American Concert
The Stars and Stripes are out for this concert!
This all-American selection of music showcases some of the finest American composers of the last century.
From the harsh realities of urban strife depicted in Bernstein’s On The Waterfront, to the essence of an ideal America of open fields and endless possibilities captured by Copland’s Appalachian Spring, this concert will bring to life diverse aspects of 20th Century America.
John Williams Olympic Fanfare and theme (1984)
Barber Knoxville, summer of 1915 (1947)
Copland Appalachian Spring (1944)
Bernstein On the Waterfront (Suite) (1954)
Gershwin Porgy & Bess Suite (arr Robert Russell Bennett) (1935)
Conductor Robin Browning
A pre-concert talk will take place at 6.45pm. Admission: £2.50
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